It's Unanimous: Astros' Yordan Alvarez Picked As AL Rookie Of The YearThe slugging designated hitter earned all 30 first-place votes in balloting by the Baseball Writers' Association of America revealed Monday night.
Rangers Outfielder Shin-Soo Choo Recovering After Shoulder SurgeryThe 37-year-old Choo is going into the final season of a $130 million, seven-year contract.
Rangers All-Star Hunter Pence Activated From Injured List; Willie Calhoun Returns To MinorsPence, out since June 17 with a right groin strain, was activated before Tuesday night's game against Arizona. He was set to bat third as the designated hitter.
Citak: It's Time For The National League To Adopt The DHFor all of those old-school National League supporters, enjoy your Bartolo Colon at-bats while you still can. Hopefully it won't be long before the designated hitter rule is implemented throughout all of MLB.
This Week In Baseball: It's Time For The DH In Both LeaguesThe debate over whether the DH should be implemented in all of baseball has come around again, this writer thinks it's time for a change.
Sports Verdict: How Would You Change Baseball? Instant Replay Vs. Designated HitterWith several rule changes under consideration in MLB, two interesting prospects include expanding replay reviews in the game, and allowing the NL to exercise a DH option. If one were forced to choose either of these options, which would be best?
The 10 Very Most Dumbest Rules In SportsLook, I love tennis. To watch and to play. But a system in which zero is Love and the points in a game are counted by 15, 30 and then 40 and then "deuce" is just insane.